Oklahoma State University - Tulsa
Oklahoma State University - Tulsa

OSU-Tulsa Creative Writing Contest

The annual OSU-Tulsa Creative Writing Contest is open to all currently enrolled OSU-Tulsa students. Prizes are awarded in poetry and short story categories.

The contest is judged by OSU-Tulsa instructors and Learning Services Center writing consultants. Winning entries are published on the OSU-Tulsa Creative Writing Contest website. 

Fall 2017 Creative Writing Contest Now Open

Rules and Guidelines:

  • Poetry entries will consist of up to three original poems of any length and short story entries of one original short story no more than twenty pages in length.
  • All entries must be typed.
  • Content of entries must be suitable for a college audience.
  • Winners will be announced on December 1, 2017, and will be contacted by mail.
  • Entries will not be returned.
  • Author’s name must not appear anywhere on the manuscript.
  • Students may enter both the poetry and short story categories, but only once per student per category.
  • Questions or inquiries, call the Learning Services Center at (918)-594-8232.
  • Winning entries will be published on the OSU-Tulsa Creative Writing Contest website. 

All entries must be submitted on or before Nov. 17, 2017.


More information

OSU-Tulsa Learning Services Center
(just behind the Information Center in North Hall)
North Hall 103
Phone: 918-594-8232
Fax: 918-594-8356